2016 Schedule

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Carl Anderson

Friday, March 18
10:00PM - 10:40PM

18th Floor at Hilton Garden Inn
500 N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd


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Originally from Charlottesville, VA, Carl Anderson has quickly become an answer to the cries for honest Nashvillian craftsmanship. His adept folksy songwriting and never-fail sense of humor took him from a local Charlottesville festival staple to a full-time Tennessee troubadour. His earnest lyrics, sincere, rich vocals and simple acoustic guitar find him trailing a long wake of critical praise.

While he had depth of soul on his 2011 debut album, Wolftown, he shows real soul on his 2015 release Risk of Loss. A more mature and experienced Anderson brings greater perspective to this record, not only one of intelligent lyrical observation that we have come to know but a broadening and growth apparent in the arrangements. However, it is not just the brass he brought in to flesh out the sound but rather the rare-back-and-let-it-go attitude on songs like the opener, 'Side of the Mountain.' It is the almost Everly Brothers app...

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